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Franklin, MI Caregiving Services

Caregivers for the elderly are contributing more unpaid labor to society than two years ago, and that’s straining families to the breaking point, according to a new report from the AARP Public Policy Institute. According to the report, in 2009 about 42.1 million caregivers helped an elderly person with daily activities like bathing…

Companion Care Services in Shelby Township, Michigan

Electronic Health Records Lead to Better Care for People With Diabetes The push to digitize health records has led to a polarizing debate among health care professionals, politicians and patients. However, new research has surfaced that indicates that the implementation of electronic health records has the potential to greatly improve patient care….

Senate Report Concludes That Some Companies Schedule Care to Maximize Profits | Macomb County, MI

“Used as pawns to increase a company’s profits,” is how Senate Finance Committee Chairman and Senator, Max Baucus, describes the elderly Medicare recipients exploited by health care companies seeking to turn larger profits. Baucus and his fellow Finance Committee member, Senator Chuck Grassley, have just released a report chronicling their…

Ryan as Romney’s VP May Mean Changes for Medicare, Medicaid

In a move that reinforces GOP plans to overhaul a variety of key government entitlement programs, Governor and presidential candidate Mitt Romney has chosen Republican Congressman Paul Ryan, the definition of the man with a plan, as his running mate. As Chairman of the U.S. House of Representatives Budget Committee,…

Who Pays for Long Term Care?

Consumer surveys reveal common misunderstandings about which public programs pay for long-term care services. Many people believe they can rely on Medicare to pay for their long-term care services. However, Medicare only pays for long-term care if you require skilled services or rehabilitative care for a short period of time….

Home Care Services in Macomb, MI

On October 17, 2013, Posted by , In Caregivers,Medicaid, By ,, , With No Comments

Basic information about hospice care. Hospice is a concept of caring that provides comfort and support for those who are terminally ill with a life expectation of six months or less People who choose hospice are not “giving up.” Hospice neither hastens death, nor prolongs life. When a person’s terminal…

Caregiving Services in Sterling Heights, MI

The National Association for Home Care & Hospice (NAHC) believes that ensuring the right to be cared for in our homes is America’s last great civil rights battle. Home care and hospice professionals connect with patients in a more personal, more humane way. Beyond simply tending to healthcare needs, they…

Caregiving Services in Shelby Township, MI

Who Pays for LTC? Consumer surveys reveal common misunderstandings about which public programs pay for long-term care services. Many people believe they can rely on Medicare to pay for their long-term care services. However, Medicare only pays for long-term care if you require skilled services or rehabilitative care for a…

Pure Home Care’s Trusted Network Can Help

On February 25, 2011, Posted by , In Home Care,Medicaid,Medicare, By ,,, , With No Comments

Our network includes specialists in the fields of: Medicare – what are coverage details? Medicaid – is your loved one eligible Veteran’s Benefits – do they qualify? Legal Concerns – are wills, trusts, medical advocates necessary? Real Estate – must a reverse mortgage be considered? Home Modifications – is the…